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    Interstitial Cystitis and Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
    Posted Today at 05:10 AM by deborahhartman
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    Hi
    I was recently diagnosed with both IC and ITP. Visited many doctors that said not my area until finally a uroligist filling in at the hospital figured it out. I consider myself lucky that it took only 3 months to figure this out considering I also have a ruptured disc L2,L3 and kidney stones. The pain was horrible. Healthy a year ago and now all of this. I am following the diet faithfully. I have the pain under control now, thankfully, so that I can function. Still hurts all of the time but I am coping. Is anyone else dealing with both Interstitial cystitis and
    Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura


    Female 54 years old
    Amitriptyline 50 mg 1x
    Docusate 100mg 2x
    Morphine ER 15mg 2x
    Multivitamin
    Nebivolol 10mg 1x
    Nitrofurantoin 100mg 2x
    Pantoprazole 40mg 1x
    Elmiron 100mg 3x
    Prednisone 50mg 1x
    Last edited by deborahhartman; 02-07-2011, 11:34 PM.
    54 years old
    Newly diagnosed with IC and ITP (Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, low platletes)

    Docusate
    Morphine
    Prednisone
    Amitriptyline
    Nitrofurantoin
    Pantorprazole
    Nebivolol
    Visicare

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    I also have IC and numerous other problems with my health. Sometimes I feel like an old automobile that needs constant repairs.HAHA.
    Stick with the IC diet and hopefully your uro has found the right treatment plan for you. I had DMSO treatments which so far have done the trick for me.
    Every icer is different as I am sure you allready know. This forum is very informative and a great start also you may want to look on the net for IC and learn as much as possible knowledge is good. I wish you the best keep in touch and let us know how you are doing.HEY I am 54 also will be 55 Feb the 22.
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    • #3
      to the IC Network. I think it's very good that you are following an IC diet. I hope you continue to improve. Are there any plans to "fix" your back?

      Sending warm healing thoughts,
      Donna
      Stay safe


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